Back in the spring of 2014, a few situations in my business caused me to re-evaluate my current path. I think I’d been stuck in a rut of familiarity & comfort for several years, really. While I was no longer fired up about what I was doing for a living, I was still having lots of success with it.
But as I replayed several events in my mind, I began to see a pattern emerge. The desire for a radical change would arise, then quickly be suppressed by thought of: “That sounds exciting, let me just line up a few things over here and start working toward that next.” Only the “next” wasn’t happening.
A couple more events in my business finally made me start to listen to the voice of change. It really made me think: “Is is possible to dive in head first and truly start over as a digital nomad, rather than just talking about it and slowly moving towards it?”.[tweetthis]If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It is lethal.[/tweetthis]
Replace all of our existing income with new online income streams, then move abroad for a year or so and see what we want to do & where we want to go next.
By the end of 2015, ideally mid-November.
Building multiple online income streams, selling most of our possessions, and coming up with a good “elevator speech” to give to those in our circle.
- Freelance and Micro Jobs to gain new skills and experience,
- Airbnb (hosting for now, but soon as guests),
- writing Kindle eBooks,
- creating Udemy video courses, and
- documenting my journey on the blog.
That’s it for now. I’ll be publishing posts each Friday, so stay tuned..